Engagement: Van Wettering/Olson

David and Carolyn Van Wettering of Portales announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Kristen Van Wettering of Portales to Jeff Olson of Bemidji, Minn., son of Glen and Jeanne Olson of Bemidji, Minn.

The couple will exchange vows at 6:30 p.m. July 25, 2008, at Southside Church of Christ in Portales.

The bride-elect is a 2003 graduate of Portales High School. She is employed at Bemidji State University.

The prospective groom is a 2002 graduate of Bemidji High School. He is employed at Bemidji High School.

The ceremony and reception are open to friends and relatives.